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[movies]Facial paralysis following mastoid disease and operation - Wellcome Library
An operation, performed by master facial surgeons Gillies and McIndoe, to correct a facial paralysis in a young man. The surgery is shown in detail and explained step by step through intertitles. Immediately after the operation, over-correction is noted in the patient. Later results show the patient's face with increased mobility and little scarring. A further patient, a young boy with the same condition, is shown smiling and eating a biscuit...
Keywords: Facial Paralysis -- surgery; Face -- surgery; Surgery; Medical sciences; Facial Paralysis -- surgery; Face -- surgery; Surgeons
Downloads: 146
[movies]Failure of contact inhibition
S180 Fibroblasts shot in time-lapse, 1 frame every 10 seconds. Sideways collisions. Cells on agar.
Keywords: Embryonic development; Embryonic Structures; Cell Biology; Fibroblasts
Downloads: 5
[movies]Family doctor - Wellcome Library
Dramatisation of the work of a general practitioner and his relationship with one family of patients. Includes a sequence where the doctor offers a female patient a cigarette in his surgery whilst they discuss divorce. The film illustrates some of the pressures a family doctor would be under at the time, and highlights that every patient is an individual. The elder GP speaks with some irony about the pressures on his time but his empathy and willingness to help patients reaps dividends in his re...
Keywords: Family Practice; Medical profession; Family Practice; Medical. Health care personnel
Downloads: 301
[movies]Family doctor (restored version)
Dramatisation of the work of a general practitioner and his relationship with one family of patients. Includes a sequence where the doctor offers a female patient a cigarette in his surgery whilst they discuss divorce. The film illustrates some of the pressures a family doctor would be under at the time, and highlights that every patient is an individual. The elder GP speaks with some irony about the pressures on his time but his empathy and willingness to help patients reaps dividends in his re...
Keywords: Family Practice
Downloads: 5
[movies]Feet - Wellcome Library
Shows the effect of wearing ill-fitting shoes and correct care of the feet. 2 segments.
Keywords: Foot; Public Health; Podiatry; Foot Bones; Health policy; Human physiology; Foot; Public Health; Podiatry; Foot Bones; Medical
Downloads: 450
[movies]Fillet and spica plaster - Wellcome Library
A demonstration by diagram and illustration of the technique for making fillet plaster for tubercular cervical spine and a spine spica in children. 2 segments.
Keywords: Casts, Surgical; Cervical Vertebrae; Orthopedics; Pediatrics; Tuberculosis, Spinal -- therapy; Medical sciences; Pediatrics; Casts, Surgical; Cervical Vertebrae; Orthopedics; Pediatrics; Tuberculosis, Spinal -- therapy; Paediatricians. Doctors
Downloads: 170 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]First aid compilation [Immobilization of fractures Part 1]
A compilation of films showing good first aid practice as recommended by the World Health Organisation. The films are shot in a plain studio setting and the wounds themselves, such as bleeding etc. are convincingly recreated. 1 segment.
Keywords: First Aid; Wounds and Injuries; Injections; Eye
Downloads: 10
[movies]First aid compilation [Immobilization of fractures Part 3]
A compilation of films showing good first aid practice as recommended by the World Health Organisation. The films are shot in a plain studio setting and the wounds themselves, such as bleeding etc. are convincingly recreated. 1 segment.
Keywords: First Aid; Wounds and Injuries; Injections; Eye
Downloads: 4
[movies]First aid compilation First aid for ships Part 2
A compilation of films showing good first aid practice as recommended by the World Health Organisation. The films are shot in a plain studio setting and the wounds themselves, such as bleeding etc. are convincingly recreated. 1 segment.
Keywords: First Aid; Wounds and Injuries; Injections; Eye
Downloads: 2
[movies]First aid compilation First aid for ships Part 3
A compilation of films showing good first aid practice as recommended by the World Health Organisation. The films are shot in a plain studio setting and the wounds themselves, such as bleeding etc. are convincingly recreated. 1 segment.
Keywords: First Aid; Wounds and Injuries; Injections; Eye
Downloads: 10
[movies]First aid compilation Immobilization of fractures Part 2
A compilation of films showing good first aid practice as recommended by the World Health Organisation. The films are shot in a plain studio setting and the wounds themselves, such as bleeding etc. are convincingly recreated. 1 segment.
Keywords: First Aid; Wounds and Injuries; Injections; Eye
Downloads: 5
[movies]First aid, life saving and resuscitation - Wellcome Library
A demonstration of the approaches and holds used in the rescue of swimmers. Method of resuscitation and the use of the inhaler in case of gas poisoning. 3 segments.
Keywords: Resuscitation; Drowning; Swimming; Medical sciences; Resuscitation; Drowning; Medical
Downloads: 325
[movies]Five male acrobats - Wellcome Library
Shows acrobats somersaulting, balancing etc. in order to demonstrate the action of muscles and functions of the locomotor system. 3 segments.
Keywords: Anatomy; UK; Anatomy; Medical sciences; Anatomy; Medical
Downloads: 230
[movies]Flies
Fragments with German intertitles, probably from two or three quite distinct films, showing: -- (i) Various species of fly (Stubenfliegen house-flies), a fly juggles with a ball of dirt -- (ii) Microscopic slides of bacteria under magnification (including streptococci and staphyllocci) -- (iii) Horses (apparently in the context of their immunity to certain fly-borne infectious diseases). 3 segments.
Keywords: Diptera -- classification; Houseflies; Bacteria
Downloads: 9
[movies]Fly proboscis
This is a short film showing close-up footage of a fly. 1 segment.
Keywords: Diptera; Tropical Medicine
Downloads: 7
[movies]Foot deformities - Wellcome Library
This is a sales film highlighting the many uses of Elastoplast in medicine. The film indicates that there was an accompanying publication. There are six titles in the series this is the sixth, and shows examples of various foot deformities. 2 segments.
Keywords: Bandages; Foot Deformities; Orthopedics; Hallux Valgus -- therapy; Gait Disorders, Neurologic; Flatfoot; Medical sciences; Bandages; Foot Deformities; Orthopedics; Hallux Valgus -- therapy; Gait Disorders, Neurologic; Flatfoot; Doctors
Downloads: 137
[movies]Four female acrobats - Wellcome Library
Shows a variety of acrobatic movements to demonstrate the action of muscles, vertebral column, hip and shoulder joints in living subjects. Four female acrobats perform a variety of movements while interspersed radiograms show the spine in various positions. 5 segments.
Keywords: Anatomy; Muscles; Human physiology; Anatomy; Muscles; Health care personnel
Downloads: 817
[movies]Foxgloves in medicine - Wellcome Library
After briefly outlining the work of William Withering (1741-1799) and Sir James Mackenzie (1853-1925) on the use of digitalis in the treatment of heart disease, the film describes the chemical composition and medicinal properties of the crystalline glycosides found in the leaves of the common foxglove (Digitalis purpurea), and shows how digoxin is extracted from the leaves of the white Danubian foxglove (Digitalis Lanata)...
Keywords: Medicine -- History; Heart Diseases -- drug therapy; UK; Medical sciences; Medicine -- History; Heart Diseases -- drug therapy; Medical
Downloads: 210
[movies]Fracture of the neck of the femur treated with a Smith Petersen nail - Wellcome Library
Shows the correct treatment for a fracture of the neck of the femur. A radiograph shows typical features, the patient is prepared and spinal anaesthesia is applied. The fracture is reduced by flexion verticle traction, internal rotation and extension. A radiograph shows the reduction and line of the femur. Various patients are shown. 3 segments.
Keywords: Femoral Fractures; Orthopedics; Medical sciences; Femoral Fractures; Orthopedics; Doctors
Downloads: 120 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Full circle - Wellcome Library
Referred to as a 'spoken film' in the opening credits, this is an animated film which looks quite dramatically at the origins of human civilisation, the development of city living and the possibility of over-population in the future leading to the collapse of civilsed life. Narration is provided by Ian Richardson, Nancy Marchand, Earle Hyman, Carlos Montalban and Maya Chadda. 3 segments.
Keywords: Family Planning Services; Contraception; Medical Sciences; Public health; Family Planning Services; Contraception; Medical
Downloads: 1,319
[movies]Functional blepharospasm following on conjunctivitis - Wellcome Library
A brief clinical case showing blepharospasm and gait consequent upon it. 1 segment.
Keywords: Ophthalmology; Blepharospasm; Conjunctivitis; Eye; Ophthalmology; Eyesight; b16695306; Ophthalmology; Blepharospasm; Conjunctivitis; Eye; Ophthalmologists
Downloads: 104
[movies]Fundamental principles of immunization - Wellcome Library
This film presents the basic principles underlying active, passive and transferred immunity in man and animals, and explains the production and modus operandi of various types of vaccines and antisera. Topics discussed include the acquisition of natural and artificial immunity, the phenomenon of primary and secondary stimuli in establishing active immunity, transferred immunity in new-born children and animals, toxoids and killed bacterial vaccines, and living attenuated and killed virus vaccine...
Keywords: Immunity; Bacterial Vaccines; Viral Vaccines; Disease control; Immunity; Bacterial Vaccines; Viral Vaccines; Medical
Downloads: 166
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